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Mrs. Urbina from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Supplies through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Exploring Our Creativity!

My students need to be inspired to express their creativity and discover their inner artist with markers, brushes, watercolors and a variety of pens.

  • $914 goal

This project expired on July 28, 2016.

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My Students

My classroom is an exciting, colorful, amazing place where everyday one hundred and fifty five sixth graders create, express themselves through Art and Character Education lessons and realize that they are so talented and that their creative potential knows no limits.

My students are amazing, excited, creative sixth graders from all kinds of backgrounds and cultures, who merge together for an hour a day in my classroom and create masterpieces that amaze me and even more importantly, amaze themselves.

A student recently wrote me a note thanking me for helping her "realize that she is a talented artist who is very creative".

My Project

We will draw, we will create journal pages, and we will write essays using fancy glitter pens and markers that encourage the students to improve their penmanship, their word usage and the amount that they write. It is so fun to write in colorful, beautiful ink. We will create watercolor journal pages that are extra special to write on. Every student will leave feeling talented and extra special.

These students will never forget the experience of using their first watercolors, of being able to select the most beautiful colored pen before they start writing, and how liberating it is to discover that one is talented and creative after all.

Mrs. Urbina
Grades 6-8
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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This project will reach 155 students.

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Materials Cost Quantity Total
RoseArt 16-Color Washable Watercolors with Brush, Packaging May Vary (DFB79) • Amazon Business $2.99 50 $149.50
Gel Pens Set, 48 Pack, Non-Toxic, Water Resistant, Great for Sketching, Drawing, Calligraphy, & More, Glitter, Pastels, Neons, Etc., For All Ages- By Office Style • Amazon Business $12.99 4 $51.96
US Art Supply - 100 Mega Count Washable Marker Set - Fine Tip Markers with Vibrant and Bold Colors for Childrens & Kids Arts and Crafts • Amazon Business $13.96 3 $41.88
US Art Supply Jewelescent Gel Ink Pens, 60 Colors • Amazon Business $19.96 2 $39.92
Fiskars Gel Pen 48-Piece Value Set • Amazon Business $19.07 2 $38.14
Rainbow Marker Set 100 • Amazon Business $31.99 1 $31.99
RoseArt SuperTip Assorted Color Washable Markers, 100-Pack • Amazon Business $15.99 2 $31.98
Rainbow Marker Set 100 • Amazon Business $31.47 1 $31.47
Paper Mate Flair Porous Point Pens, Medium Point, Assorted Colors, Pack of 20 • Amazon Business $29.25 1 $29.25
Smart Color Art - 100 Pcs Gel Pen Set | Colors Included: Classic Glitter, Neon, Standard, Milky, Swirl & Metallic | for Coloring, Sketching, Drawing, Painting , Writing & Custom Artistic Creations! • Amazon Business $28.99 1 $28.99
US Art Supply Jewelescent Gel Ink Pens, 60 Colors • Amazon Business $19.96 1 $19.96
Sharpie - Permanent Markers, Ultra Fine Point,Assorted Colors,24/pk(1756761) • Amazon Business $18.25 1 $18.25
10colors Available New Cute Kawaii Korea Gel Pen Set Colorful Ink • Amazon Business $5.95 3 $17.85
Expo Chisel & Fine Tip Low Odor Dry Erase Markers 18 Pack • Amazon Business $16.56 1 $16.56
RoseArt SuperTip Assorted Color Washable Markers, 100-Pack • Amazon Business $15.99 1 $15.99
Ellami ® 400 PCS Assorted Colors Pencil Cap Erasers • Amazon Business $15.89 1 $15.89
Heartybay 10Pieces Round Pointed Tip Nylon Hair Brush Set, Blue • Amazon Business $4.99 3 $14.97
Doodle Chalk Markers Non-Toxic 8-Pen Set with 6mm Reversible Tips (Chiseled and Round) for Kids Crafts Menu Sandwich Board Whiteboard Glass Windows and Ceramic - Bright Neon Colored - White Included • Amazon Business $13.97 1 $13.97
US Art Supply - 100 Mega Count Washable Marker Set - Fine Tip Markers with Vibrant and Bold Colors for Childrens & Kids Arts and Crafts • Amazon Business $13.96 1 $13.96
Sharpie Ultra-Fine-Point Permanent Markers, 24-Pack Colored Markers (75847) • Amazon Business $13.00 1 $13.00
Expo 2 Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, 16-Pack, Assorted Colors (81045) • Amazon Business $11.12 1 $11.12
Polar Bear® Washi Masking Tape Collection, 0.59 Inch X 10 Yards each, Set of 8, (WT-1508) • Amazon Business $7.50 1 $7.50
Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12-Pack (30001) • Amazon Business $6.11 1 $6.11
Mr. Sketch Assorted Scent Markers, 12 Pack (20072) • Amazon Business $5.97 1 $5.97
Mr. Sketch Stix Scented Markers, Fine Tip, Set of 10, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $5.24 1 $5.24
Expo Neon Dry Erase Markers, Bullet Tip, 5-Pack, Assorted Colors • Amazon Business $4.99 1 $4.99

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